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Curatorial Records, 1933-2017

Creator:
National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Culture and the Arts  Search this
Subject:
Fesperman, John T  Search this
Hoover, Cynthia A (Cynthia Adams)  Search this
Sturm, Gary  Search this
Wedderburn, Alexander J  Search this
Ostroff, Eugene  Search this
Griffith, Fuller  Search this
Olmsted, Arthur J  Search this
Kainen, Jacob  Search this
Delaney, Michelle Anne  Search this
Grassick, Mary K  Search this
Perich, Shannon Thomas  Search this
Haberstich, David  Search this
Hasse, John Edward 1948-  Search this
National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Music, Sports, and Entertainment  Search this
National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Musical History  Search this
National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Musical Instruments  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology Division of Musical Instruments  Search this
National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Cultural History  Search this
Physical description:
11 cu. ft. processed holdings
23.08 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Audiotapes
Color photographs
Black-and-white photographs
Color transparencies
Black-and-white transparencies
Brochures
Clippings
Floor plans
Phonograph records
Video recordings
Electronic records
Digital images
Color negatives
Black-and-white negatives
Compact discs
Digital versatile discs
Electronic mail
Date:
1933
1933-2017
Topic:
Musical instruments  Search this
Music--History  Search this
Budget  Search this
Museum curators  Search this
Museums--Collection management  Search this
Photography--History  Search this
Professional associations  Search this
Congresses and conventions  Search this
Speeches, addresses, etc  Search this
Museums--Public relations  Search this
Committees  Search this
Gifts  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00540
Restrictions & Rights:
Materials less than 15 years old Restricted. Records may contain personally identifiable information (PII) that is permanently restricted. Contact reference staff for details
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Curatorial Records 1933-2017 [National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Culture and the Arts]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_220023

Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Posters Collection

Creator:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Cultural History  Search this
Extent:
1,000 Posters (1 box, 109 map folders)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Posters
Date:
1932-1958, undated
Summary:
A collection of 1000 cinema advertising posters from the early to mid-20th century.
Scope and Contents:
Movie posters mostly from the early to mid-20th century, representing a wide range of popular films from the Golden-Age of Hollywood (1930s-1950s), including both adult and children's films, live action and animated, and studio and independently made films. Some posters document independent or "poverty row" releases as well.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged into one series.

Series 1: Cinema Posters, 1932-1958, undated.

This series contains 1000 cinema posters from the early to mid-20th century housed in 109 folders. The posters are arranged in alphabetical order by motion picture title within groups housed in folders. This collection maintains the order as arranged by the Division of Social and Cultural History.
Biographical / Historical:
This collection was donated to the Division of Social and Cultural History in 1983. There is a companion collection of cinema lobby cards that compliment the motion picture titles in this collection.
Provenance:
A transfer from the Division of Cultural History, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution, 1998. Oringinally acquired by the Divison of Social and Cultural History, 1983 (1983.0072, .0001 thru .1000)
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Film posters  Search this
Motion pictures  Search this
Genre/Form:
Posters -- Motion pictures -- 20th century
Citation:
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Poster Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0656
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Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Posters Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep80fa169a3-88e6-4447-a54f-310bcf1303c9
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0656

Index

Collection Creator:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Cultural History  Search this
Container:
Box 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Poster Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Posters Collection
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Posters Collection / Series 1: Cinema Posters
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep845cc8052-e3f1-4826-852f-e81c319ed0a4
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0656-ref513

Cinema Posters

Collection Creator:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Cultural History  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Poster Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0656, Series 1
See more items in:
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Posters Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep80ea3d326-cd6b-4e24-8d8b-0664ab39562d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0656-ref1353

News Hounds

Collection Creator:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Cultural History  Search this
Container:
Map-folder 63
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1947
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Poster Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Posters Collection
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Posters Collection / Series 1: Cinema Posters
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep855ccfdc8-8c72-4191-a17a-28f5b239d424
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0656-ref1000

Night and Day

Collection Creator:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Cultural History  Search this
Container:
Map-folder 63
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1946
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Poster Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Posters Collection
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Posters Collection / Series 1: Cinema Posters
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep82e24beea-a96b-46a1-8afd-3d5950e514e2
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0656-ref1001

Nightmare Alley

Collection Creator:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Cultural History  Search this
Container:
Map-folder 63
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1947
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Poster Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Posters Collection
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Posters Collection / Series 1: Cinema Posters
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8c6628b7e-f783-4594-8848-d282e731fb58
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0656-ref1002

Night of January 16th

Collection Creator:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Cultural History  Search this
Container:
Map-folder 63
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1941
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Poster Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Posters Collection
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Posters Collection / Series 1: Cinema Posters
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8a439bb92-444e-4e1c-941d-e11901dc9ea2
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0656-ref1003

Night Train to Memphis

Collection Creator:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Cultural History  Search this
Container:
Map-folder 63
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1946
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Poster Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Posters Collection
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Posters Collection / Series 1: Cinema Posters
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep876b76e7c-6f32-45da-9ad6-dd8453ae4fa8
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0656-ref1004

Nob Hill

Collection Creator:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Cultural History  Search this
Container:
Map-folder 63
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1945
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Poster Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Posters Collection
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Posters Collection / Series 1: Cinema Posters
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep803cbf673-d411-46b4-913f-f435b1ac3893
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0656-ref1005

Nobody's Darling

Collection Creator:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Cultural History  Search this
Container:
Map-folder 64
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1943
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Poster Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Posters Collection
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Posters Collection / Series 1: Cinema Posters
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep873e168b3-dc08-4ae1-b17f-b7d9f94bae10
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0656-ref1006

No Leave, No Love

Collection Creator:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Cultural History  Search this
Container:
Map-folder 64
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1946
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Poster Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Posters Collection
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Posters Collection / Series 1: Cinema Posters
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8819c0d9d-9c26-4805-b0b2-70b456c82f25
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0656-ref1007

Nora Prentiss

Collection Creator:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Cultural History  Search this
Container:
Map-folder 64
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1947
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Poster Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Posters Collection
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Posters Collection / Series 1: Cinema Posters
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep807c781b9-e48e-42a6-add4-fecd654b8d04
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0656-ref1008

Northern Pursuit

Collection Creator:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Cultural History  Search this
Container:
Map-folder 64
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1943
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Poster Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Posters Collection
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Posters Collection / Series 1: Cinema Posters
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8bfa503a6-445d-4497-865d-2aeb783124aa
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0656-ref1009

Northwest Mounted Police

Collection Creator:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Cultural History  Search this
Container:
Map-folder 64
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1945
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Poster Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Posters Collection
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Posters Collection / Series 1: Cinema Posters
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8a018e88d-4e37-4200-ae74-3973f130bca7
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0656-ref1010

Northwest Stampede

Collection Creator:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Cultural History  Search this
Container:
Map-folder 64
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1948
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Poster Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Posters Collection
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Posters Collection / Series 1: Cinema Posters
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep82a480f05-b2b8-411b-bd79-64e5da79cf2c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0656-ref1011

Now, Voyager

Collection Creator:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Cultural History  Search this
Container:
Map-folder 64
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1942
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Poster Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Posters Collection
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Posters Collection / Series 1: Cinema Posters
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8b9c6bff4-4926-48b5-b68b-051301ebd02d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0656-ref1012

Objective Burma

Collection Creator:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Cultural History  Search this
Container:
Map-folder 64
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Poster Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Posters Collection
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Posters Collection / Series 1: Cinema Posters
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8e705e78d-fbb4-4d4d-9c6b-f8f41522e371
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0656-ref1013

Obliging Young Lady

Collection Creator:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Cultural History  Search this
Container:
Map-folder 65
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1941
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Poster Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Posters Collection
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Posters Collection / Series 1: Cinema Posters
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8b23cbe7c-63a5-48e9-a718-f3379a2adb83
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0656-ref1014

Odd Man Out

Collection Creator:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Cultural History  Search this
Container:
Map-folder 65
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1947
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Poster Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Posters Collection
Division of Social and Cultural History Cinema Posters Collection / Series 1: Cinema Posters
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8c90be932-862e-4b94-b216-2bac8ff9aafc
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0656-ref1015

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